Continuing Skills Development Opportunities

   

The Player Development Committee at Robson Ranch Denton is dedicated to advancing the skill levels of all club members through a variety of training events. These training sessions will be targeted and designed for specific skill level players and announced through the club newsletter, here, and/or skill level email lists.

UPCOMING TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES 
(Click on Training Calendar below to see dates offered)

GETTING TO THE KITCHEN LINE FROM ANYWHERE ON THE COURT        Open to all skills levels
This class includes strategies and shot selections to get you to the line, including 3rd shot options and transition zone shots.

DECISIONS AT THE KITCHEN LINE      Open to all skills levels
This class covers a variety of shots needed from the line such as blocks, volleys, and dinks. We will also discuss court position during doubles play, offensive, and defensive strategies and shot selections.

Referee Development Open to all skill levels

Training will typically involve attendance at 1 to 3 sessions totaling 4 to 6 hours. The sessions will included training on rules, procedures, equipment and will also include practice officiating. The training follows guidelines published by International Pickleball Teaching Professional Association.  IPTPA.COM These trainees will be qualified to referee club tournaments as well as other tournaments in the area. For most tournaments, schedules can be arranged so that referees can also play in the tournament. Although not mandatory, trainees should have some playing experience and be familiar with the official rules.


PLEASE DON'T SIGN UP FOR A SESSION UNLESS YOU KNOW YOU CAN ATTEND ALL DATES. ALL SESSIONS ARE SUBJECT TO SIZE LIMITATION TO ENSURE QUALITY INSTRUCTION.

For a list of all currently scheduled training opportunities and to register see TRAINING CALENDAR 

For additional information contact
Player Development Committee.